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Data Processing Specialist

Company: IQ Solutions Inc
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: August 7, 2022

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Role Summary:

The Data Processing Specialist will provide daily administrative support to the National Science Foundation to facilitate the peer review process. The employee will work closely with their teammates and the NSF Program Directors to input critical data into NSF systems and databases to assign proposals to ad hoc reviewers and panels, to disseminate passwords and travel orders to confirmed panelists and to process proposals electronically in support of the overall NSF peer review process. In addition, the Data Processing Specialist provides other administrative services upon request, including supporting small and medium sized meetings, tracking tasks and deliverables in SharePoint, and corresponding with external stakeholders via telephone and email.

What will you be engaged in day-to-day?

  • Performing extensive data entry into NSF systems to support the peer review process, and management of affiliated paperwork.
  • Communicating via telephone and email with reviewers and NSF program staff.
  • Tracking all duties and deliverables in SharePoint.
  • Collaborating with teammates and other stakeholders to ensure currency and accuracy of all data entry.
  • Planning and supporting small and medium sized meetings either virtually or in-person at NSF.
  • Conducting administrative compliance screening on incoming proposals.
  • Setting up and cleaning up conference rooms for onsite meetings.
  • Supporting virtual meetings held via Zoom.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.


    What qualifications will help you succeed?
    • High school diploma or GED required. Some advanced education or bachelor's degree highly preferred;
    • Two-three years data entry experience in office environment;
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
    • Proficient with use of Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Access and Outlook email and calendar functions.
    • SharePoint experience strongly preferred.
    • Detail-oriented, problem-solver, professional, and courteous demeanor.
    • Must be able to work as part of a team or independently as needed with little direction or supervision.
    • Willingness to work as part of a close-knit and diverse team is essential.
    • Outgoing and positive attitude about helping others is a must.
      Management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time.

      I Q Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/Disabled/Veteran). IQ Solutions prohibits employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin or ancestry, marital status, status as a military veteran, including all protected veterans, or status as a disabled individual, in accordance with applicable law. For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please refer to our Applicants Rights under Federal Employment Law Section on our main Careers page .

Keywords: IQ Solutions Inc, Alexandria , Data Processing Specialist, Other , Alexandria, Virginia

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